Appointment as a Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber: Stephen Smith

HM The Queen has appointed Stephen Harvey Smith to be a Salaried Judge of the Upper Tribunal on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Gauke MP, and the Senior President of Tribunals, the Right Honourable Sir Ernest Ryder.

The Senior President of Tribunals has assigned him to the Immigration and Asylum Chamber with effect from 28 May 2019.

Notes to editors

Stephen Harvey Smith, aged 37 will be known as Upper Tribunal Judge Stephen Smith. He was called to the Bar (L) in 2003. He was appointed as a Salaried Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber in 2018 and as a Recorder in 2018.

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